EPA prosecutes Howmedica Intl. S.de R.L T/A Stryker Orthopaedics (P0023-03)

On the 3rd of November 2017, The Environmental Protection Agency prosecuted Howmedica International S. de R.L Trading as Stryker Orthopaedics at Limerick District Court. 

The Company pleaded guilty to failure to comply with its IE Licence Reg. No. P0023-03 by:

  • Exceeding the emission limit value at emission point reference number SE2 from the 13th of January 2017 to the 30th of April 2017
  • Failing to notify the Agency as soon as practicable after the occurrence of an emission that did not comply with the requirements of the said Licence from the 4th of January 2016 to 19th of March 2017

Judge Marian O’Leary convicted the company and fined them €1000 on each charge. Agency costs were also awarded.